the first year — The Bump
North Carolina Babies

the first year

How many pedi appointments do babies have the first year?  I see 1 mo, 2 mo and so forth.  How long do they go evey month?  I am also trying to plan my benefits for next year and am trying to figure up how much we will need for FSA. Thanks!
My sweet boy :)
image
Baby Birthday Ticker Ticker

Re: the first year

  • Ours does appointments at 2 weeks, 2 months, 4 months, 6 months, 9 months and 12 months.

    You might have some additional earlier appiontments for weight checks, but I don't think you have to pay a copay for that.  You'll also want to factor in a few sick visits too.

  • For well visits we had one the day after we brought him home, 1 month, 2 months, 3 months, 6 months, 9 months, and 12 months.  So 7 well visits.  He's probably had 6 sick visits (or other issues) so far this year.
    image

    Lilypie Fifth Birthday tickers

    Lilypie First Birthday tickers
  • Loading the player...
  • It really depends how the baby is when born. 

    We went the second day home, two weeks, 1 month, two month,  three month 4 month, 6 month, 9 month 1 year, 15 months, etc on schedule.  We just had a couple more in there because he wasn't gaining his birthweight back quick enough, so we had to go in for weight checkups.

  • I think it depends on your pedi. Ours does: 1 week, 3 weeks, 2 mo, 4 mo, 6 mo, 9 mo, 12 mo the first year. We also had an appt the second day home from the hospital b/c her bili was high.

    Check with your insurance too. I only had to pay a copay at the first well-child appointment, after that my insurances covers in full.  

    <a href="http://www.thebump.com/?utm_source=ticker&utm_medium=HTML&utm_campaign=tickers" title="Baby Names"><img src="http://global.thebump.com/tickers/tte36b6.aspx" alt=" Baby Birthday Ticker Ticker" border="0" /></a> <BR>
    BFP 12/07 with IUI#2 with Clomid/Ovidrel after 22 mos TTC<BR>
    TTC #2: BFP #1 4/11 after unmedicated IUI#1-m/c 5/11<BR>
    BFP #2 8/11 after unmedicated IUI#3-d&c 9/11<BR>
    BFP #3 Suprise BFP!! EDD 9/18/12<BR>
    <a href="http://www.thebump.com/?utm_source=ticker&utm_medium=HTML&utm_campaign=tickers" title="Parenting Advice"><img src="http://global.thebump.com/tickers/tt153d5f.aspx" alt=" Baby Birthday Ticker Ticker" border="0" /></a>
    [url="http://www.thebump.com/?utm_source=working-mom&utm_medium=ubb&utm_campaign=badges"][img]http://images.thenestbaby.com/badges/tb_sig_workmom.gif[/img][/url]
This discussion has been closed.
Choose Another Board
Search Boards